A man has been charged with attempted robbery after an incident in Sycamore Road, Stone, yesterday morning. 

Officers were called to Sycamore Road at 7.50am to reports of intruders at a property. 

Karta Slack, 29, of Brookwood Drive, Meir, Stoke-on-Trent, was charged with attempted robbery, possession of an offensive weapon in a public place, false imprisonment and obstruct/resist a constable in the execution of his/her duty. 

Slack appeared before magistrates at the North Staffordshire Justice Centre this morning and has been remanded into custody. He is due to appear at Stoke-on-Trent Crown Court on 17 June 2019. 

Detectives are still appealing for witnesses to this incident. If you saw anything or have any information call 101 quoting reference number 105 of 14 May.